Katie Kelly B3

  • Australia
  • Born: 1975
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Rankings
Paratriathlon Ranking 4
Starts
17
Podiums
15
Wins
13
Biography

Katie is an Australian paratriathlete, who has a degenerative disease known as Usher syndrome. Kelly began competing in the PT5 paratriathlon classification in February 2015 when her condition deteriorated to a legally blind state.

Kelly, and her guide, Olympic triathlon silver medallist Michellie Jones, went on to win gold medals at the 2015 and 2017 ITU World Championships as well as the 2016 Rio Paralympics.

Recent Highlights

- Winner of the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- Winner of the 2017 Edmonton ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- 5th place at the 2017 Gold Coast ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- Winner of the 2017 Devonport OTU Triathlon Oceania Championships; and
- Winner of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games.

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Latest Athlete Results
8
2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne
01 Sep, 2019 - PTVI Women - 01:22:01
DNF
2019 Tokyo ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
17 Aug, 2019 - PTVI Women - DNF
2
2019 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series
18 May, 2019 - PTVI Women - 01:11:56
1
2019 Devonport ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
02 Mar, 2019 - PTVI Women - 01:14:15
1
2019 Newcastle OTU Paratriathlon Oceania Championships
24 Feb, 2019 - PTVI Women - 01:17:04
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Given Name Katie
Family Name Kelly B3
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Year of Birth 1975
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